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Kochi

[koh-chee; Japanese kaw-chee for def 1]
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noun
  1. a seaport on central Shikoku, in SW Japan.
  2. Formerly Cochin. a seaport in W Kerala, in SW India: first European fort in India, built by Portuguese in 1503.
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  • An interesting thing in Kochi is the area by the sea in which two crops of rice are grown in the year.

    The Foundations of Japan

    J.W. Robertson Scott


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Kochi

noun
  1. a port in SW Japan, on central Shikoku on Urado Bay. Pop: 326 490 (2002 est)
  2. another name for Cochin (def. 2)
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